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View Poll Results: What is the best way to watch the Super Bowl?
Plasma—Image quality rules and I can see the fast action better 98 34.27%
LCD—Big and bright is the way to go. 57 19.93%
Projector—The Superbowl is almost like a movie 121 42.31%
OLED—It's worth the cost for the ultimate picture 6 2.10%
I'd rather spend the money on tickets to the real thing 4 1.40%
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post #61 of 70 Old 01-29-2014, 08:40 AM
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On my 50" panny with the great picture quality, plenty of food and plenty of beer
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On my new Panny 65VT60!!!eek.gif
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I didn't see the option: "The 40 second recap during the Sports section of the local nightly news broadcast."

Honestly, I have no desire to watch the 17 hours of coverage just to enjoy the 3 or 4 plays that will rise above the level of effort that you see during the regular season.

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I didn't see the option: "The 40 second recap during the Sports section of the local nightly news broadcast."

Honestly, I have no desire to watch the 17 hours of coverage just to enjoy the 3 or 4 plays that will rise above the level of effort that you see during the regular season.

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Boy, way to be a Debbie Downer . Sorry your too cool for the Super Bowl.

I'm, watching on a 42" at a bar with a beer.

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Interesting....IDK we have a 65'' DLP, if there was an option for a 65'' Plasma......but then again you could have the 90'' DLP at that price.

For me though it would be at night once the crazy family is gone and I spent the day at an amusement park with no lines smile.gif (Aint that the point of the DVR?)

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For many people, I think watching the Superbowl is a communal experience i.e. one that's shared with a group of people. The casual, relaxed atmosphere also means that PQ doesn't need to be insanely high: most people aren't likely to be scrutinizing black levels, shadow detail, or screen uniformity. They're attention is mostly split between the game, a healthy amount of trash-talking, drinking, and eating. A good HD signal fed into a decent 1080p flat panel TV is all that's needed. Taking all that into account, I would say a very large LCD is a pretty nice fit.

Definitely agree. We run two panels for the occasion. Our 47” LCD on the main level and on our 60” plasma on the man cave level. All that matters is that we’re amongst good company and that our guest have a good view of the game.
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As a Seattleite we are having people over. I would prefer to watch it on the 60" Kuro but they will want to watch it in a bright room with the Epson 6010 projector on 120" screen
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Boy, way to be a Debbie Downer . Sorry your too cool for the Super Bowl.

I'm, watching on a 42" at a bar with a beer.

Maybe he's a communist?

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As a Seattleite we are having people over. I would prefer to watch it on the 60" Kuro but they will want to watch it in a bright room with the Epson 6010 projector on 120" screen

The Epson set to living room mode will put out a great picture.

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We will be watching it on our 134" Jamestown screen... Next year it will be on a 150" Seymour AT screen. smile.gif

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